Welcome to the New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' Association:
the official website for members, media and everyone interested in breeding, buying, racing and learning about the New Zealand thoroughbred horse.

Grateful thanks to equine photographer Trish Dunell for the beautiful photos in our banner set.


Latest News:

Owen Tomlinson breeds Group Three winner "Ginner Hart" ››
22 Oct 2014 | By Michelle Saba "He is a good old horse, and it's great to see him winning" quipped Owen Tomlinson, the man behind Hobby Horse Hall Racing Limited, the breeders of the Group Three Lion Red Plate winner Ginner Hart.
The Filly ..... third time lucky! ››
14 Oct 2014 | By Michelle Saba There is a long held philosophy in breeding that you should breed your mare to the same stallion three times to give it the best chance of throwing a good horse.
LETMEGO wins NZB Insurance Pearl Series Maiden ››
08 Oct 2014 | By Nicola Griffiths An impressive win at Taupo today saw connections of 3YO filly LETMEGO (No Excuse Needed (GB)/Embargo) win bonus prizemoney following her nomination into the NZB Insurance Pearl Series in 2012.
A Great Start to the Spring for White Robe Lodge ››
07 Oct 2014 | By Michelle Saba  After two commanding distance wins in Melbourne this spring Who Shot Thebarman (Yamanin Vital – Ears Carol) is shaping up as another staying star graduate from that fine South Island nursery White Robe Lodge.
Michael Wallace spends up in Ireland ››
02 Oct 2014 | By Nicola Griffiths Working in his role as the Racing and Bloodstock Manager for the China Horse Club, Michael Wallace purchased the second highest priced lot at the Goffs Orby Yearling Sale on Tuesday when he went to €850,000 to secure Lot 227

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The 2014 Stallion Register is now available and has been mailed to every current NZTBA member as part of their subscription. 
If you wish to receive a copy click here to become a member. 


The 2014 Sunline Trust International Management Scholarship winner, Robert Dennis, has now completed his final leg at Taylor Made Farm in Kentucky, USA.

here to read his latest blog




Nominations have opened for NZB Insurance 2015 Pearl Series.
Click here for enrolment details



Visit the New Zealand Racing
Hall of Fame here




Dates to Remember


New Zealand Bloodstock's 
Ready To Run Sale - Karaka 19th & 20th November, 2014





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